Hill-Rom Sues Huntleigh Healthcare over Bed Patents

Indianapolis, Indiana – Patent attorneys for Hill-Rom, Inc. of Batesville, IN, filed suit against Huntleigh Healthcare LLC and Huntleigh Healthcare, Inc., both of Eatontown, NJ, alleging an infringement of the following patents issued by the U.S. Patent Office: Patent No. 7,533,429; Patent No. 7,610,637; Patent No. 6,791,460; and Patent No. 6,208,250. The asserted patents cover bed lifting and positioning technology, and plaintiff claims the defendants are importing, making, using, selling, or offering to sell devices embodying the patented inventions, in violation of the Patent Act.

This case has been assigned to Judge William T. Lawrence and Magistrate Judge Tim A. Baker in the Southern District of Indiana, and assigned case no. 1:10-cv-00767-WTL-TAB.

Complaint – Hill Rom v. Huntleigh

Further information about this case is as follows:

Filed: June 17, 2010 as 1:2010cv00767 Updated: June 21, 2010 21:15:15

Plaintiffs: HILL-ROM COMPANY, INC., HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC. and HILL-ROM, INC.

Defendants: HUNTLEIGH HEALTHCARE LLC and HUNTLEIGH HEALTHCARE, INC.

Presiding Judge:William T. Lawrence

Referring Judge:Tim A. Baker

Cause Of Action: Patent Infringement

Court:

Seventh Circuit > Indiana > Southern District Court

Type:Intellectual Property > Patent

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